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2014 NQA Conference Details

by NQA Admin on November 11, 2013

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Mark your calendar for the 19th Annual NQA Conference
Friday July 25 through Sunday July 27, 2014
at the Hilton Doubletree Valley Forge, in King of Prussia, PA

NOTE: To make the registration process easier and more informative, we have added a few documents for you to review so you can be better informed about conference activities, pricing, and options prior to registering.

Online Registration:
NQA 2014 Conference Registration

Quick and easy hotel reservations:
Hilton Double Tree, King of Prussia, PA

Conference Downloads/Printable Files (PDF):

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updated 3/5/2014

QiTalks :: a monthly tele-seminar

by NQA Admin on April 30, 2013

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QiTalks, the NQA’s monthly tele-seminar series. Call in and join us each month as we present leaders from the world of the Energetic Arts for an hour of information, discussion and Q & A.

Each talk is scheduled on a Thursday evening  from 8:30 – 9:30 PM EDT. Register for QiTalks

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QiTalk Archives: Listen all our previous speakers – On Demand!
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The earliest acupuncture school of the United States incubated in a Tai Chi Center in Los Angeles.

November 23, 2014

The earliest acupuncture school of the United States incubated in a Tai Chi Center in Los Angeles. J Integr Med. 2014 Nov;12(6):524-8 Authors: Fan AY PMID: 25412671 [PubMed – in process] Powered by WPeMatico

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The Effects of a 6-Month Tai Chi Qigong Training Program on Temporomandibular, Cervical, and Shoulder Joint Mobility and Sleep Problems in Nasopharyngeal Cancer Survivors.

November 21, 2014

The Effects of a 6-Month Tai Chi Qigong Training Program on Temporomandibular, Cervical, and Shoulder Joint Mobility and Sleep Problems in Nasopharyngeal Cancer Survivors. Integr Cancer Ther. 2014 Nov 18; Authors: Fong SS, Ng SS, Lee HW, Pang MY, Luk WS, Chung JW, Wong JY, Masters RS Abstract Introduction. Nasopharyngeal cancer (NPC) survivors often sustain […]

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Effects of Tai Chi on exercise capacity and health-related quality of life in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

November 19, 2014

Effects of Tai Chi on exercise capacity and health-related quality of life in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2014;9:1253-1263 Authors: Wu W, Liu X, Wang L, Wang Z, Hu J, Yan J Abstract BACKGROUND: Tai Chi is a traditional Chinese mind-body exercise that […]

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Protected: QiTalks: Dr. Ted Cibik – What do Cancer, Multiple Sclerosis and Depression have in common? A Qigong Perspective

November 16, 2014

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Twelve weeks of BodyBalance(®) training improved balance and functional task performance in middle-aged and older adults.

November 15, 2014

Twelve weeks of BodyBalance(®) training improved balance and functional task performance in middle-aged and older adults. Clin Interv Aging. 2014;9:1895-904 Authors: Nicholson VP, McKean MR, Burkett BJ Abstract PURPOSE: The purpose of the study was to evaluate the effect of BodyBalance(®) training on balance, functional task performance, fear of falling, and health-related quality of life […]

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The benefits of endurance exercise and Tai Chi Chuan for the task-switching aspect of executive function in older adults: an ERP study.

November 15, 2014

Related Articles The benefits of endurance exercise and Tai Chi Chuan for the task-switching aspect of executive function in older adults: an ERP study. Front Aging Neurosci. 2014;6:295 Authors: Fong DY, Chi LK, Li F, Chang YK Abstract This study was designed to determine the relationship between physical activity and the task-switching aspect of executive […]

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Aerobic physical exercise for adult patients with haematological malignancies.

November 12, 2014

Aerobic physical exercise for adult patients with haematological malignancies. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2014 Nov 11;11:CD009075 Authors: Bergenthal N, Will A, Streckmann F, Wolkewitz KD, Monsef I, Engert A, Elter T, Skoetz N Abstract BACKGROUND: Although people with haematological malignancies have to endure long phases of therapy and immobility which is known to diminish their […]

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Thermoacoustic imaging over large field of view for three-dimensional breast tumor localization: A phantom study.

November 6, 2014

Thermoacoustic imaging over large field of view for three-dimensional breast tumor localization: A phantom study. Med Phys. 2014 Nov;41(11):110701 Authors: Fu Y, Ji Z, Ding W, Ye F, Lou C Abstract PURPOSE: Previous studies demonstrated that thermoacoustic imaging (TAI) has great potential for breast tumor detection. However, large field of view (FOV) imaging remains a […]

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Complementary & alternative management of Parkinson's disease: an evidence-based review of eastern influenced practices.

November 3, 2014

Related Articles Complementary & alternative management of Parkinson’s disease: an evidence-based review of eastern influenced practices. J Mov Disord. 2014 Oct;7(2):57-66 Authors: Bega D, Zadikoff C Abstract The prevalence of Parkinson’s disease (PD) appears to be lower in Asia compared to the Western world. It is unclear if this is related to the ubiquitous use […]

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Protected: QiTalks: Annie Roberts – Centering: The Fundamental Practice of Qigong (And Your Life)

November 2, 2014

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Visualising and controlling the flow in biomolecular systems at and between multiple scales: from atoms to hydrodynamics at different locations in time and space.

October 25, 2014

Related Articles Visualising and controlling the flow in biomolecular systems at and between multiple scales: from atoms to hydrodynamics at different locations in time and space. Faraday Discuss. 2014 Oct 23;169(0):285-302 Authors: Pavlov E, Taiji M, Scukins A, Markesteijn A, Karabasov S, Nerukh D Abstract A novel framework for modelling biomolecular systems at multiple scales […]

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Balance Performance in Irradiated Survivors of Nasopharyngeal Cancer with and without Tai Chi Qigong Training.

October 9, 2014

Balance Performance in Irradiated Survivors of Nasopharyngeal Cancer with and without Tai Chi Qigong Training. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2014;2014:719437 Authors: Fong SS, Chung LM, Tsang WW, Leung JC, Charm CY, Luk WS, Chow LP, Ng SS Abstract This cross-sectional exploratory study aimed to compare the one-leg-stance time and the six-minute walk distance among […]

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Tai Chi and meditation-plus-exercise benefit neural substrates of executive function: a cross-sectional, controlled study.

October 9, 2014

Tai Chi and meditation-plus-exercise benefit neural substrates of executive function: a cross-sectional, controlled study. J Complement Integr Med. 2014 Oct 8; Authors: Hawkes TD, Manselle W, Woollacott MH Abstract Abstract Background: We report the first controlled study of Tai Chi effects on the P300 event-related potential, a neuroelectric index of human executive function. Tai Chi […]

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A randomized trial to measure the impact of a community-based cognitive training intervention on balance and gait in cognitively intact black older adults.

October 3, 2014

A randomized trial to measure the impact of a community-based cognitive training intervention on balance and gait in cognitively intact black older adults. Health Educ Behav. 2014 Oct;41(1 Suppl):62S-9S Authors: Smith-Ray RL, Makowski-Woidan B, Hughes SL Abstract Introduction. Fall prevention is important for maintaining mobility and independence into old age. Approaches for reducing falls include […]

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Effects of Exercise on Ankle Proprioception in Adult Women during 16 Weeks of Training and Eight Weeks of Detraining.

October 3, 2014

Effects of Exercise on Ankle Proprioception in Adult Women during 16 Weeks of Training and Eight Weeks of Detraining. Res Sports Med. 2014 Oct 2;:1-12 Authors: Zhang C, Sun W, Yu B, Song Q, Mao D Abstract This study evaluates the effects of training and detraining on ankle proprioception in terms of kinesthesia in adult […]

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